In this blogpost about the Oracle Cloud Infrastructure I will describe how to administer user, groups etc. Refer to the first blogpost Getting started with the Oracle Cloud Infrastructure for explain the first steps with the OCI.
A user in the OCI can access, create and administer cloud services. The permissions for users can be consolidated in groups as policies. Policies define the allowed actions for group members and in which department.
A Compartment is logical group of resources that represents an organizational unit. Resources will be created in a compartment. You cannot move the cloud resources from one compartment into another…
Weiterlesen „Oracle OCI : Administer User, Groups, Compartments in the Oracle Cloud Infrastructure“
Every cloud administrator wants to administer and monitor their cloud resources from a central location. The Cloud (OCI) Command-Line interface OCI CLI enables this. In this blog post I will describe the installation and configuration of the Cloud CLI on an Linux Server with OS Oracle Enterprise Linux.
To install and use the Cloud CLI you must have the following data:
Weiterlesen „Install, configure and test Oracle Cloud (OCI) CLI on the Oracle Linux 7.4“
- OCI User: Users for connecting to cloud services
- A SSH Keypair used for signing API requests, with the public key uploaded to Oracle OCI
- Python version 2.7.5 or 3.5 or later
This blog entry is the third and last part of the series „Create APEX in AWS“. Here I describe the installation and configuration of Apache Tomcat and the deployment of the ORDS application in Tomcat. Later I will explain the installation of the Webserver Nginx and configure it to access APEX via Apache Tomcat and ORDS.
Information about the installation of the APEX application in AWS can be found here. The installation and configuration of Oracle Data rest service is described here.
Installation Apache Tomcat on the EC2 Container
As root: Download and extract the software:
Weiterlesen „Part 4: Configure APEX with ORDS, Apache-Tomcat und Nginx“
This is the second part of my blog series about the installation and configuration an APEX database in the Amazon Cloud. Refer to following posts for the explanation of the whole solution:
Create the Virtual Private Cloud (Network) in AWS
At first, I will create my customer network in AWS.
In the AWS Console navigate to VPC and click on „Create VPC“. Specify the IPv4 IP Range (CIDR Block) and try „Create“:
Weiterlesen „Part 2: Create the Oracle APEX Database in Amazon Relation Data Service (RDS)“
In my previous blog posts, I have described how to create the customer Oracle Database in the RDS with APEX Component:
In this post, I will explain the configuration of Middleware components needed to present apex content in web. We will build the separate VM (EC2 Container) in AWS and configure following components: ORDS, Apache Tomcat und Nginx Server.
Installing and Configuring the VM for the APEX Listener
Create EC2 Container for the APEX:
Weiterlesen „Part 3: Configure APEX with Oracle Rest Data Service (ORDS) in the new EC2 Container“
About three months ago I found a script named host_access_control.
The script provides the API to managing several host access and security settings. The script is available on Compute Nodes and Storage Cells since the Exadata Software Version 188.8.131.52.0. The utility is located in /opt/oracle.cellos/host_access_control. The script is not documented in the Exadata Documentation, but in the Super Cluster documentation.
The script called with the Option „-h“ displays the help:
Weiterlesen „Change the security settings on Exadata with the script host_access_control“
Kernel-based Virtual Machine (KVM) provides a possibility to use the Oracle (or Redhat/CentOS) Linux kernel as a hypervisor.
In my example, I will configure the KVM virtualization on top of the guest vm running OEL 7.4. The guest VM is running on top of the VMWare Workstation 12.
To enable the virtualization layer select VM settings and navigate to the Processor settings. Enable the setting „Virtualize Intel VT-x/EPT or AMD-V/RVI.“
The Guest VM is now enabled for the using of the nested virtualization (such kvm). Start the Guest VM.
Install and configure KVM virtualization on the OEL 7.4 Linux
Weiterlesen „KVM Virtualization on top of the vmware workstation 12 guest vm‘s“